[PW] Firmin Dredd - pseudonym for who?

d-lien University of Minnesota d-lien at umn.edu
Mon Mar 26 12:31:24 PDT 2018

Addendum:  Arthur Bartlett Maurice was co-editor with Peck for most of
that time, but apparently only a few of his papers survive (at
Princeton) and those mostly relating to a later specific BOOKMAN


For what it's worth. . .

Dennis Lien / d-lien at umn.edu

On Mon, Mar 26, 2018 at 2:02 PM, d-lien University of Minnesota
<d-lien at umn.edu> wrote:
> Papers of its editor of the time, Harry Thurston Peck, are at Columbia
> University:
> http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/archival/collections/ldpd_4079204/
> "Also, correspondence and other materials relating primarily to Prof.
> Peck's editorship of THE BOOKMAN, 1895-1907, and of two encyclopedias,
> and possibly the identity of "Firmin Dredd" (who may well even have
> been Peck, at least sometimes) might be findable there with a bit of
> digging. . .
> Otherwise, I haven't been able to find any plausible leads.
> Dennis Lien / d-lien at umn.edu
> On Mon, Mar 26, 2018 at 1:06 PM, Barbara Schmidt <schmidtbrb at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am trying to identify a writer who used the pseudonym "Firmin Dredd"
>> whose book reviews appeared in the journal BOOKMAN in the early 1900s.
>> Searches of databases on ancestry.com fail to identify an actual person by
>> that name.
>> Barb
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